Van driver seen wandering between lanes on M53 was eating using knife and fork

North West Motorway Police reported earlier today that a van was seen wandering across lanes on the northbound carriageway of the M53.

Officers found the driver to be eating off a plate using a knife and fork.

Officers said that “the driver was actually eating a plated meal with knife and fork – plate balanced on his knee!”

The male driver was also not wearing his seatbelt and after being pulled over was issued with a Traffic Offence Report (TOR) relating to the incident.

Like the birkenhead.news Facebook page and follow @BirkenheadNews on Twitter

In a tweet, said, “M53 northbound earlier today van seen wandering from lane to lane.

“Patrol pulled vehicle over found that the driver was actually eating a plated meal with knife and fork – plate balanced on his knee! male also not wearing his seatbelt – issued with TOR’s.”

In replies to the tweet, one Twitter user jokingly said,”Meals on wheels”, whilst another more serious-minded reply said, “Stupidity like should have there license taken off them and resit in 6 months time soon teach them.”

Image credit: GOOGLE

Facebook Comments

Read more birkenhead.news articles below ...
FOUND: Merseyside Police issue appeal to find missing Oxton woman, Helen ‘Pat’ Evans

UPDATE: Merseyside Police can confirm Helen has been found safe and well. Thank you for sharing the appeal. Have you Read more

Woodchurch man in drugs arrest

Merseyside Police has today, Friday 26 February, arrested a 53 year-old Wirral man on suspicion of conspiracy to supply Class A Read more

Multi-agency mud rescue at Egremont

Hoylake RNLI hovercraft was requested to launch by the UK Coastguard at 4:20pm yesterday to reports of a person stuck Read more

Two million vaccines given in the North West & more are urged to come forward

Two million people across the North West of England have received their Covid-19 vaccine and thousands more are now being Read more